Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah – Garnacha
With typical characteristics of the terroirs of Mendoza make of this wine a delight of complexities.
This savory wine is a blend of Malbec from Perdriel (Luján de Cuyo) and Paraje El Cepillo (Valle de Uco); Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah-Garnacha from (Russell) Maipú, Mendoza. Deep ruby red color with purple hues with intense aromas of cassis and spices. A well balanced wine, with vibrant flavors of red berries, vanilla and chocolate and a smooth, long finish.
Varietals: 50% Malbec – 40% Cabernet Sauvignon – 5% Syrah – 5% Garnacha.
Age of the Vineyards: 10 to 100 years.
Aging: 18 months in French oak barrels.
Cellar recomendation: 8 to 10 years.
Service: 16-19 ºC.
Winemaker: Marcelo Bocardo.
Viñedos: 10 years old vineyards in Russell – Maipú (at 2,624 ft asl), 30 years old vineyards in Paraje El Cepillo – Valle de Uco (at 4,265 feet asl) and 80-100 years old vineyards in Perdriel – Luján de Cuyo (at 3608 ft asl)
VINIFICATION: Manual harvest. Cluster selection. Fermentation and maceration in small concrete vats with indigenous yeasts. Malolactic fermentation. Unfined. Unfiltered.